Knife Sharpening Event at Arlington Heights Historical Museum

Did you discover any dull knives a few weeks ago while making your holiday dinner? Don’t let that happen for your next vacation! Gather these knives, scissors, and tools and take them to a Sharpening by Dave event at the Arlington Heights Historical Museum on the second Sunday of each …

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Special screening of Women of the Movement at the National Museum of Civil Rights | national

Memphis, TN, December 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – On December 15, the National Civil Rights Museum will host a special virtual screening of the anticipated ABC limited series, “Women of the Movement” based on the true story of Mamie Till-Mobley , mother of Emmett Till. The museum is one of …

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Sir Peter Hendy CBE appointed Chairman of the National Railway Museum Advisory Board

Sir Peter Hendy CBE, Chairman of Network Rail, has been appointed Chairman of the National Railway Museum Advisory Board. Sir Peter will focus on implementing the museum’s Vision 2025 master plan, which will create a new central hall and effect widespread transformation across the site. The aim is to create …

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Pomona Museum’s mobile art program breaks ‘barriers’ in schools – Daily Bulletin

Ashley Rowley stood in front and center of Kim Lowe’s fourth grade class. Holding a ball of gray dough in her palms, she asked the students if they had ever played with clay before. In the class of 31, only a handful raised their hands. “I’ve never touched clay before, …

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The Finney County Historical Museum will hold an open house on Saturday

The Finney County Historical Museum will celebrate the return of its annual open house from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. The come and go gathering will feature seasonal snacks, live music, and the museum’s Christmas exhibit, featuring a mechanical diorama from Santa’s Workshop, dating from around 1950, which …

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Change of management at the Sydney Jewish Museum »J-Wire

Browse> Home / News / Change of management at the Sydney Jewish Museum December 8, 2021 by J-Wire Newsdesk Read the article Professor Gus Lehrer has retired from the presidency of the Sydney Jewish Museum after 11 years as its head. Gus Lehrer at the AHM At the recent AGM, …

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Boston College Museum receives $ 20 million art donation from Peter Lynch

“It’s a transformational gift,” said Nancy Netzer, inaugural director of Robert L. and Judith T. Winston of the McMullen Museum. “We are a small museum and these works have been in private hands for a long time. They were not shown to the public, the students did not work on …

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Barbados Museum History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade

Although Barbados gained independence in 1966, having been under British rule since 1627, the nation just officially severed ties with the British monarchy in November. Instead of such events, Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley announced that the nation would build a museum dedicated to the transatlantic slave trade. This heritage …

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WAG-Qaumajuq Museum in Winnipeg, Canada to Co-Host 22nd Inuit Studies Conference – Eye on the Arctic

Qaumajuq, the Inuit art center of the Winnipeg Art Gallery. (Lindsay Reid / Courtesy of the Winnipeg Art Gallery) The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) -Qaumajuq will co-host Auviqsaqtut: The 22nd Inuit Studies Conference, with the University of Manitoba in April. “The University of Winnipeg and the Aabijijiwan New Media Lab …

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Wilderness and Watercolors: A Hidden Museum Pays Homage to the Staggering Artwork of an Adventurer | New

As a child, Palo Altan Jane Woodward dreamed of living in a museum. She spent her summers visiting her grandmother in Manhattan and loved to fantasize about what it would be like to live in the Metropolitan Museum, like the characters in her favorite book, “From the Mixed-Up Files of …

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